Blind Lemon Jefferson
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame selected Jefferson's 1927 recording of "Matchbox Blues" as one of the 500 songs that shaped rock and roll. Jefferson was among the inaugural class of blues musicians inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 1980.
Born : September 24, 1893 in Couchman, Texas.
Died : December 19, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois.
- 92 Vocals
- 95 Instruments & Performance
- 237 Writing & Arrangement
- 2 Featuring & Presenting
- 1 Acting, Literary & Spoken